The Artist's Mother (head and bust: three-quarters right)

1628
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 354; Hind 1 ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.6 x 6.3 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P715

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Edward Peart (1756/58-1824, London and Butterwick, Lugt 891); probably sold Christie's, London, 12 April 1822 (and following days); Ambroise Firmin-Didot (1790-1876, Paris, Lugt 119); his sale, Paris, Danlos, Delisle, and Pawlowski, 16 April-12 May 1877, lot 1098; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund